Kaz Unusual is an original accommodation on the island of Reunion. Our unusual cottages are transparent bubbles installed at 1500 meters altitude in the forest of Makes. Each of the bubble suites is based on a platform on stilts.
Kaz Unusual is close to the star-rated village of Makes, famous for its astronomical observatory. It is located in the Hauts de la Réunion, 45 minutes from Saint-Louis. Our unusual vacation rentals are labeled Gîte de France. The on-site restaurant allows you to dine at the Kaz and savor our local Reunion cuisine.
Participate in an evening of star gazing, hike around the circus of Cilaos, have fun at the tree climbing park: there is bound to be an activity that will seduce you for your stay in our unusual accommodation in Reunion.
Sleeping under a bubble
Kaz Insolite is the first accommodation under the stars, surrounded by nature, offered on the island of Reunion. The transparent bubbles are installed at 1500 meters altitude in the heart of the Reunion National Park.
Your transparent bubble under the creole fir
The unusual accommodation is integrated on a site of one hectare in the forest of Hauts de la Réunion. The four bubble suites are labeled Gîte de France.
Under the stars, the bubbles merge into the cryptomeria forest such as morning dew. Located on a plot managed by the National Forestry Office, Kaz Insolite is located close to the heart of the Reunion National Park, a natural site classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Each bubble is based on a platform on stilts. It offers you the pleasure of strolling under cryptomerias and endemic plants, while respecting their comfort zone.
The bubble chamber
Your bubble room is equipped with quality bedding, comfortable dimensions for you and your lover.
The bubbles Tec-Tec, Endormi and Tang have an outbuilding with a living room and a bathroom communicating with the bubble.
The family suite Papangue, semi-opaque, offers a bubble room for parents and a second bubble smaller and opaque, to accommodate two children.
Observe the stars and the Makes forest
Installed warm, enjoy your own astronomical observatory at 1500 meters altitude! An i-Pad is at your disposal with an application with dynamic celestial mapping. You will be familiar with the constellations and be guided in your observations.
Kazinsolite also has a very complete library to document the fauna and flora of the Makes pine forest on the island of Reunion.
To eat at the Kaz
During your stay at Kaz Unusual, enjoy the tea room and the restaurant for the evening meal.
Your dinner at the Kaz
All our dishes are prepared with fresh, local and seasonal products. The fruits and vegetables come largely from the neighboring village.
Located at the Makes, the charcuterie “Au Coeur des Hauts”, the producers “Ti Kaz De Payet”, “Grandma Lucie” who represents the association “Golden Age” and “Queen Fontaine”, provide the majority of products you go taste (sautéed, meats, cold cuts, fruits and vegetables, cakes …). The jams are made by Miss Ophélie.
Enjoy on site with our Reunion specialties
The team of Kaz Insolite will contact you the days before your stay to know your preferences for the restaurant.
We can also provide some services on request: gourmet menu, fondue pei … as well as dishes for vegetarians and vegans. If you are interested, please contact us after your reservation.
Meals in bubbles are not allowed.
The tea room in the heart of nature
Kaz Insolite offers a tea room open during the day from 1 pm to 4 pm, Wednesday to Sunday.
You will be able to taste:
hot drinks (tea, coffee, hot chocolate, …)
refreshing drinks (soda, water, fruit juice, …)
Creole pastries and cakes
View the restaurant menu
Come to Kazinsolite
Kaz Insolite is located 1500 meters above sea level, in the heart of the Reunion National Park in the Hauts de Saint-Louis. The bubbles are surrounded by the forest of Makes overlooking the natural cirque of Cilaos.
Coming by car
From Saint-Louis, it is 45 minutes uphill by the departmental road 20. Take the exit “Le Gol” and follow the direction “Makes Aventures” to the village of Makes , labeled “starry” village.
Continue on the road following the direction ” La Fenêtre des Makes “. Go past the picnic areas, then the Makes Aventures Park. Climb the winding road for 10 minutes: Kaz Unusual is on the left. The car park is located near the main entrance.
To come by plane
Saint Pierre Pierrefonds Airport , located near Saint-Louis in the south of Reunion Island, is the closest to reach our hotel. From the airport, it takes 1 hour by car to reach the unusual accommodation.
Your arrival times
In order to enjoy the site before the night, we advise you to arrive from 16 hours . If you want to dine at the restaurant, it is best to contact us before your stay. Otherwise, provide an arrival before 18:30 to let us know your order. Your dinner will be served between 19:00 and 20:30.
Small precision, the plot is located at 1500 meters above sea level. The night temperatures vary between 16 ° C in summer (December-January) and 6 winter (July-August), so remember to bring a sweater!